How much does a Visual Effects Designer make in the United States? The average Visual Effects Designer salary in the United States is $74,290 as of November 23, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $66,455 and $83,044. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $66,455 10% $59,322 90% $91,014 75% $83,044 $74,290 50%(Median)
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Visual Effects Designer

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Premier Pro, After Effects, InDesign, and Illustrator (or equivalents), and others (e.g., Canva ... Understanding of visual elements, including layout, typography, and fonts * Experience working with ...
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